NZCCSS summarises the key policy and inquiries to keep an eye on in the New Year

The New Zealand Council of Christian Social Services has published their latest policy watch, a very useful summary of what is occurring in news, research and policy development in Aotearoa New Zealand.

This month, there is a lot to follow, as the Coalition Government moves from reviews and inquiries to decision-making and funding commitments.

Head to the NZCCSS website to view updates and links on

  • Social welfare review

  • Prison reforms

  • Tax working group

  • Kiwibuild

  • Child and youth wellbeing strategy

  • Royal Commission of Inquiry into Historical Abuse in State Care and in the Care of Faith-based Institutions Order 2018

  • Inquiry into Mental Health and Addiction